Basic object information

Object name: NGC 6012
Object type: Galaxy
Magnitude: 11.9
Size: 2.1'x1.5'
Position angle: 168
Object classification: SBab
Description: F,bet 2B st

Catalog information

RA (J2000.0): 15h 54m 12.0s
Dec (J2000.0): +14 36' 00"

Constellation: Serpens

Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Härskiänsaari, Ruokolahti, Finland
Date/Time: 8/9.4.2007 2:35

Telescope: Newton 457/2280 mm

Magn: 352x


Field: 12'

NE Lim.mag: 6.4

Background sky: 2

Seeing: 3

Visuality: II

Height: 40

Weather: -8C

Pretty bright at 352x, NNE-SSW oriented, might be brighter in the middle.